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How to check if a value exist in a "Simple Type Enumeration"

I've created a Simple Type Enumeration (in the Local Dictionary) with these values :

RED

BLUE

GREEN

How do we verifiy if a string exist in this enumeration?

By example :

- check for the string "RED" --> true

- check for the string "YELLOW" --> false

Thanks!

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Emanuel Champagne

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    Posted on Sep 07, 2007 at 06:01 PM

    Hi,

    Here is the code:

    	IWDAttributeInfo attribInf = wdContext.getNodeInfo().getAttribute("Color");
    	ISimpleType simpleType = attribInf.getSimpleType();
    	Set set = simpleType.getEnumeration();
    	String color = "RED";
    	if(set != null)
    	{
    		if(set.contains(color))
    		{
                        wdComponentAPI.getMessageManager().reportSuccess("Color "+color+" is true");
    		}
            }
    

    Regards

    Abhilash

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